International Law Office

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Alexander Vida

Free-riding on reputation of LOUIS VUITTON mark

Intellectual Property - Hungary
Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC

There have been relatively few 'free-riding' trademark cases in Hungary since the country's laws were harmonised with EU law in 1997.

Joel Stewart

PERM: all about FLAG

Immigration - USA
Fakhoury Global Immigration

The Department of Labour has introduced its electronic review officers and launched its new online portal: the Foreign Labour Application Gateway (FLAG).

Abigail Smith

PMPRB releases draft guidelines operationalising amended Patented Medicines Regulations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The Patented Medicines Prices Review Board recently released new draft guidelines for consultation and a backgrounder.

Patricia Barboza

Superior Labour Court rules out simultaneous use of hazard allowance and risk premium

Employment & Benefits - Brazil
CGM Advogados

The Labour Code provides for two payments which eligible employees can receive in addition to their base salary: the hazard allowance and the risk premium.

Hans Hammarbäck

Insurers' outsourcing arrangements – recent guidance from Swedish regulator

Insurance - Sweden
Mannheimer Swartling

Almost four years after the implementation of the EU Solvency II Directive in Sweden, insurers are still devoting significant resources to identifying, understanding and putting into practice the complex regulatory legislation governing outsourcing arrangements.

Simona Zangrandi

Taxation of income transferred to Italian beneficiaries from non-EU resident trusts

Private Client & Offshore Services - Italy
Studio Legale Tributario Biscozzi Nobili

Since the introduction of provisions to the Income Tax Code aimed at regulating the taxation of trusts and related beneficiaries, the tax treatment applicable to income distribution from foreign opaque trusts has not been clarified by law.

OnDemand

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey